7th May 2019
In Dubai, rents are set to continue their downward trend, while UK rents are set to continue their upward trend. In both Dubai and the UK, the supply of property is the key issue.
15th January 2019
It's good news for Dubai expats, with the Dubai Chamber of Commerce predicting strong growth for both the oil and non-oil UAE economies until 2023.
18th December 2018
The new 5-year visa in the UAE makes it easier and cheaper for expats to plan for retirement, as well as making local property purchase more attractive.
21st August 2018
Are you an expat looking to rent in Dubai? It's a tenant's market. The market continues to be heavy on supply and low on demand. So don't expect any increases in rents any time soon.
19th June 2018
What’s happening in the UAE property market in 2018? The buzzword continues to be Affordability. ongoing population growth in Dubai and the coming Expo 2020 are key factors.
7th June 2018
Motorists in the UK are facing the biggest rise in petrol prices for 18 years in what the RAC described as a “hellish” price hike.
19th April 2018
The Queen Elizabeth 2 (as she was formally named) has been transformed into a 13-deck luxury hotel to be permanently moored at Mina Rashid in Dubai.
27th March 2018
Top businesses such as HSBC, Easyjet and Virgin Money have revealed that there is a gender pay gap in their payrolls. At HSBC men are paid 2.5 times more per hour than women.
29th January 2018
In UAE, a new Value-Added Tax (VAT) of 5% has been a reality since the beginning of 2018. But what spending areas are affected by the new UAE VAT and which have escaped?
17th January 2018
Millennials face the need to get saving for their retirement as soon as possible. Why is it that over 20% more young people are saving for their financial future in Hong Kong than in Dubai?
13th December 2017
Football fans wait with bated breath at the 1 December draw for the group stage of next summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia. So, how much will a trip from Dubai to Russia for the World Cup cost?
5th December 2017
British expats in the UAE often end up running their own business. Are you one of them? If so, here are three tips from an experienced Dubai networker on business promotion.
24th November 2017
As expats or simply holidaymakers, we are all part of the $5 trillion dollar-daily industry that is global foreign exchange – so it’s wise to stay informed on what currencies are doing.
22nd November 2017
Medical tourism plays a key role in making Dubai one of the top global travel destinations. We take a look at the pros and cons of medical tourism in Dubai.
14th November 2017
Dubai boasts the lowest unemployment rate in the world – but that doesn’t mean there’s not a lot of firing going on! So what happens if you do become unemployed?
30th October 2017
As an expat in Dubai, knowing where the dirhams stands against other currencies is vital if you’ve still got links back home.
21st October 2017
Don’t forget that Dubai is a great place to travel from, with a variety of different countries just a short hop away!